A mossy “living wall” with the pollution -absorbing power equivalent to hundreds of trees has been installed in London ‘s Piccadilly Circus in a bid to combat the city’s unsafe air quality levels. Read more
Perkins+Will has won a design competition for the Toronto’s York University School of Continuing Studies, an eye-catching building that will target impressive eco-credentials. The design, which beat out a shortlist of seven proposals, is expected to meet a minimum certification of LEED Gold with potential for net-zero energy and net-zero carbon. The $50.5 million School of Continuing Studies will break ground in 2019 on York University’s Keele campus.
IKEA SPÄNST Collection by Chris Stamp and Maja Ganszyniec.
Here’s a look at eight of the buildings that will make up the BIG-masterplanned EuropaCity district , set to be built on the outskirts of Paris. Read more
T he world is accelerating at a pace that has never been seen before. For businesses to keep up, there is a need to drive change, expand into new frontiers, and successfully transition into the digital economy
D espite the departure of its founder Christian Liaigre in 2016, French design studio Liaigre maintains its elegant aesthetics under the direction of recently named successor Frauke Meyer.
The Pocketbands 3.0 is the most un-wallet-ish wallet we’ve seen and I love it. Think about all the times you’ve forgotten to carry something important with you, or you’ve been forced to even with no place to put it. Imagine going out on a run or to the gym but needing to carry your keys in your hands because your jogging or workout shorts don’t have pockets.
Perhaps you’ve been enamored by one of those beautiful leather cases for your iPhone , and now cover your piece of premium smartphone technology in lovely veggie-tanned leather.
‘Slow and easy’ might well be the motto of MyHotels. Though it launched in 1999, the UK-based group has only just added a third hotel in Chelsea to its small stable of boutique properties in Bloomsbury and Brighton. The newcomer is an especially handsome charmer. Inspired by Chelsea’s gardens and famous annual flower show, Design House Liberty has infused the interiors of a well-preserved Victorian pile with a distinctive botanical mood.
Horizon’s new FD87 Skyline yacht stands out with its tall profile, large internal volume, efficient design, and top-notch beach club with bar.